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University of Calgary is an exchange destination for Utrecht University students of the faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences in Calgary, Canada.

Academic calendar

Semester I: September - December
Semester II: January - April

Application deadline
Semester I: 15th of April
Semester II: 15th of September

Areas of study open to exchange students

All courses at the faculty of Arts (including Social Sciences)

Language of instruction



You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table

Cost of Living

Cost of Living (all costs in Canadian dollars)
Accommodation         $3000 - $4000 per semester
Books & Supplies       $100 - $175 per course
Food                            $275 - $375 per month
Phone                          $30 - $70 per month
Transportation            $151 per semester (mandatory Transit Pass fee)
Campus Rec fee        $35.90 per semester (mandatory fee)
Personal Expenses    $350 per month, depending on spending habits

See the university's website for more information on the costs of living


Number of places available

2 places per year. Selection was necessary in the past few years.

More information

More information about studying abroad: in Dutch and in English.

Or contact the International Office:

Bart Weerdenburg, Loes van Velzen, Nicole van der Hoeven - Sneijder

The International office offers information and support for incoming and outgoing exchange students of the Faculty of Social Sciences. Contact us if you have any questions about studying abroad on a temporary basis.

Visiting address: Sjoerd Groenman building
Padualaan 14, 3584 CH Utrecht

E-mail: io.sbs@uu.nl
Tel: +31 (0)30 253 3659

Walk-in Office Hours (max. 5 min a person)

Only for short questions and handing in documents.
Location: Information Desk STIP, ground floor, Sjoerd Groenman building.

Opening hours: Monday 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon, Tuesday 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m., Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon.

Office Hours by appointment

Appointments can be made via email: io.sbs@uu.nl (please, add your phone number).

Tuesday: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.


Bart Weerdenburg (Coordinator International Relations): Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
Nicole van den Hoeven-Sneijder (International Officer): Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.
Loes van Velzen (International Officer): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

International office of Utrecht University

For questions about universitywide programmes, contact one of the University International Office employees.